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Thursday, 16 November 1939

Mr WILSON (WIMMERA, VICTORIA) - In view of the impoverishing price to be paid to Australian wheat-growers for the new crop, as announced by the Prime Minister yesterday, which will involve wholesale bankruptcy and the possible eviction of some thousands of these farmers from their properties, will the Government give consideration to the introduction of a general, or a qualified, moratorium to protect these producers and others involved with them?

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